Review: The Media World of ISIS

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Abstract

The Islamic State group (IS) has grabbed the world’s attention as one of the most dangerous and gruesome terrorist organizations in history. The group has been studied from different disciplines such as political science, history, and theology. Michael Krona and Rosemary Pennington’s edited volume, The Media World of ISIS, is an attempt by media studies scholars to explore different aspects and dimensions of the IS usage of media.

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Authors
  • Orwa Ajjoub
Organisations
Research areas and keywords

Subject classification (UKÄ) – MANDATORY

  • Social Sciences Interdisciplinary

Keywords

  • Middle East, ISIS, Media, jihadism, Syria, Iraq, IS, AQ, The Syrian conflict, Terrorism
Original languageEnglish
JournalCyberOrient
Volume14
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2020 Dec 16
Publication categoryResearch
Peer-reviewedNo